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Cd rom problem

On device manager shows working perfectly but still not read any kind of cd aswell as unable to write cd.

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It is most likely dead. If you have not messed with the internals of the notebook. You will not get a error message nore will device manager show the cd player as defective. From your description of, (unable to write a CD or read any CD). It is rare to find a CD/R player or DVDR/RW player that warrants for more than a year. You can try buying a CD cleaner disk but for the money you spend for a cleaner you could add to a new CD writer. Suggest a new drive for notebook.: http://www.zipzoomfly.com/jsp/ProductDetail.jsp?ProductCode=10007201
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